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List of Gene Hackman Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Unforgiven (1992)
59
14
Unforgiven
R
59
14

When two cowboys attack and disfigure a prostitute, Sheriff Little Bill Daggett's decree leaves the rest of the prostitutes angry. They offer $1,000 to anyone who kills the two. This attracts William Munny, a former killer who is now reformed and leads a peaceful life. Along with his old partner-in-crime, Ned Logan, he sets out to re-enter the dangerous world.  

Role:
Little Bill Daggett
Starring:
Directed By:
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
2. Young Frankenstein (1974)
29
9
Young Frankenstein
PG
29
9

Dr. Frederick Frankenstein, grandson of mad scientist Victor Frankenstein, inherits their family estate in Transylvania where he accidentally comes across his grandfather's journals and decides to resume his experiment. However, things gradually go out of hand after young Frankenstein unknowingly implants an abnormal brain into a corpse and his fiancée Elizabeth shows up in the estate.

Directed By:
3. Mississippi Burning (1988)
25
5
Mississippi Burning
R
25
5

FBI agents, Rupert Anderson and Alan Ward, are sent to investigate when 3 civil rights workers go missing in Jessup County, Mississippi. The agents, with diverse approach towards investigation, encounter non-cooperating residents, hostile police, and aggressive Ku Klux Klan. As the KKK assault the local African-Americans and set their houses on fire, the agents have to resort to unorthodox methods of investigations.

Role:
Agent Rupert Anderson
Starring:
Willem Dafoe, Frances McDormand, Brad Dourif, R. Lee Ermey
Directed By:
4. The Conversation (1974)
25
6
The Conversation
PG
25
6

Harry Caul, a sound surveillance expert, is engaged by a client, ‘the director,’ to provide the tape of conversation between a young couple, Mark and Ann, as they walk across San Francisco’s Union Square. From the recordings Harry learns that the couple’s lives are under threat. He tries to dig deep into the matter only to get entangled in a dangerous mystery.

Role:
Harry Caul
Starring:
Cindy Williams, Robert Duvall, Harrison Ford, John Cazale, Teri Garr, Allen Garfield, Frederic Forrest
Directed By:
5. The French Connection (1971)
26
7
The French Connection
R
26
7

New York City detectives Jimmy ‘Popeye’ Doyle and Buddy ‘Cloudy’ Russo hatch a plan to bring down drug lord Alain Charnier, who leads the world’s biggest heroin-smuggling syndicate. They must however contend with Charnier’s unlimited resources, Salvatore ‘Sal’ Boca and lawyer Joel Weinstock. 

Role:
Jimmy Doyle
Starring:
Roy Scheider, Fernando Rey, Tony Lo Bianco, Marcel Bozzuffi
Directed By:
William Friedkin
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama, BAFTA Award for Best Actor
6. Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
23
6
Bonnie and Clyde
R
23
6

The biographical crime drama follows the notorious bank robbers Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker, who go from small-time thieves to violent, murderous bank robbers during the Great Depression. As they are pursued by the law, they attain cult status with Americans but a violent end awaits. 

Role:
Buck Barrow
Starring:
Directed By:
Arthur Penn
7. The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
39
12
The Royal Tenenbaums
R
39
12

Royal Tenenbaum and his now-separated wife Etheline have three children, including an adopted girl, all of whom were geniuses as teenagers, but are now struggling with their adult lives. Learning that Etheline is planning to remarry, Royal fakes cancer to bring his dysfunctional family together, but also exposes years of failure and betrayal, resulting in chaos.

Role:
Royal Tenenbaum
Directed By:
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
8. Hoosiers (1986)
18
4
Hoosiers
PG
18
4

This sports drama film tells the story of Norman Dale who runs the basketball program of a high school of a small town in Indiana. He befriends a local drunk and makes him his assistant, and tries to create a winning team. 

Role:
Coach Norman Dale
Starring:
Dennis Hopper, Barbara Hershey, Sheb Wooley, Fern Persons
Directed By:
David Anspaugh
9. Superman (1978)
26
13
Superman
PG
26
13

Jor-EI, a scientist from the doomed Planet Krypton, sends his infant son Kal-EI on a spaceship to Earth. Brought up in Smallville by farmers Jonathan and Martha Kent, he becomes aware of his extraordinary abilities during boyhood. Later, working for Daily Planet as a gentle and polite reporter Clark Kent, he uses his superhuman powers to fight criminal mastermind, Lex Luthor. 

Role:
Lex Luthor
Directed By:
Richard Donner
10. A Bridge Too Far (1977)
16
5
A Bridge Too Far
PG
16
5

It is based on the events of ‘Operation Market Garden’ of September, 1944. In order to bring a quick end to the WWII, the allied forces decide to drop thousands of paratroopers to secure strategic bridges in Netherlands to obtain access into Germany. The main bridge was the one to Arnhem. But tough German resistance and faulty allied intelligence led to failure.

Directed By:
11. I Never Sang for My Father (1970)
16
3
I Never Sang for My Father
PG
16
3
Role:
Gene Garrison
Starring:
Elizabeth Hubbard, Dorothy Stickney, Melvyn Douglas, Estelle Parsons
Directed By:
Gilbert Cates
12. Enemy of the State (1998)
35
16
Enemy of the State
R
35
16

A videotape of the political assassination of a Congressman by corrupt NSA official, Reynolds, is passed on to an unsuspecting lawyer Robert Dean. Soon Dean is targeted by Reynolds’ men and is framed in another murder. As Dean’s life falls apart, he seeks help of ex-intelligence operator Brill to get to the bottom of this case. 

Role:
Edward Lyle
Starring:
Will Smith, Jon Voight, Jack Black, Lisa Bonet, Gabriel Byrne, Seth Green, Jason Robards
Directed By:
13. Crimson Tide (1995)
22
11
Crimson Tide
R
22
11

The film revolves around an incident that takes place on a ballistic missile submarine assigned to launch its missile on a Russian nuclear installation. But when the time comes only a part of the order can be decoded, resulting in a conflict between its Commanding Officer, a war veteran and his Executive Officer, a military tactic expert.  

Role:
Ramsey
Starring:
Denzel Washington, Viggo Mortensen, George Dzundza, James Gandolfini, Jason Robards, Matt Craven
Directed By:
14. Reds (1981)
11
8
Reds
PG
11
8

A radical American journalist travels to Russia where he gets involved with the communist revolution in the country. He also meets an activist sharing the same ideology, and gets married to her.

Starring:
Miriam Margolyes, Diane Keaton, Jack Nicholson, Warren Beatty, Paul Sorvino, John Ratzenberger, Edward Herrmann
Directed By:
15. Scarecrow (1973)
15
3
Scarecrow
R
15
3

Scarecrow is a drama film which tells the story of two vagabonds Max Millan, a short-tempered ex-convict and Francis Lionel, a childlike ex-sailor, who meet in California, and decide to become partners in a car wash business. They work hard together to find success.

Role:
Max
Starring:
Al Pacino, Dorothy Tristan, Ann Wedgeworth, Richard Lynch
Directed By:
Jerry Schatzberg
16. Another Woman (1988)
9
3
Another Woman
PG
9
3

Another Woman is a drama film which revolves around Marion, a philosophy professor going through a mid-life crisis. When she rents an apartment to work on her new book, she soon finds that she can hear into the next room, which is a psychiatrist’s office. She gets drawn to the plight of a woman named Hope, and her story also helps Marion reevaluate her life.  

Role:
Larry
Starring:
Gena Rowlands, Blythe Danner, Mia Farrow, Ian Holm
Directed By:
17. Runaway Jury (2003)
17
12
Runaway Jury
PG-13
17
12

Gun manufacturer Vicksburg Firearms find themselves on trial. This pits corrupt jury consultant Rankin Fitch who uses all means to pick people sympathetic to the defense for jury duty against lawyer Wendell Rohr. But when juror, Nicholas Easter, and a mysterious woman Marlee reveal, they can sway the jury, things get complicated. 

Role:
Rankin Fitch
Starring:
John Cusack, Rachel Weisz, Dustin Hoffman, Jeremy Piven, Jennifer Beals, Dustin Hoffman
Directed By:
Gary Fleder
18. The Birdcage (1996)
20
6
The Birdcage
R
20
6

Armand Goldman and his long-term partner Albert own the popular drag-club, ‘The Birdcage’, in Miami’s South Beach where Albert, a.k.a. drag-queen Starina is the main attraction. Armand’s son Val declares his intentions of marrying Barbara, daughter of conservative right-wing senator, John Keeley. When the Keeleys arrive to meet Val’s ‘family,’ the Goldmans pretend to be ‘straight,’ and end up creating chaos.

Role:
Sen. Kevin Keeley
Starring:
Robin Williams, Nathan Lane, Dianne Wiest, Hank Azaria, Christine Baranski, Calista Flockhart, Jay Leno
Directed By:
19. The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
18
5
The Poseidon Adventure
PG
18
5

While sailing from New York City to Athens, an ocean liner is hit by tsunami and overturns. Trapped in the dining room, most of the survivors elect to stay put until helps come, while a passionate priest, who believes that God helps those who help themselves, decides to find a way out. A few of the passengers also follow him. 

Role:
Reverend Scott
Starring:
Shelley Winters, Ernest Borgnine, Leslie Nielsen, Roddy McDowall
Directed By:
Irwin Allen, Ronald Neame
Awards:
BAFTA Award for Best Actor
20. No Way Out (1987)
13
6
No Way Out
R
13
6

Lt. Cmdr. Tom Farrell, who is to join Defense Secretary David Brice’s team, falls in love with Susan Atwell, and then learns that she is Brice’s mistress. Farrell is assigned to investigate when Susan is found dead soon after their weekend together. Farrell must nail the killer quickly before Farrell’s Polaroid negative found in Susan’s apartment could make him the prime suspect.

Role:
David Brice
Starring:
Kevin Costner, Sean Young, George Dzundza, Will Patton, Howard Duff
Directed By:
Roger Donaldson
21. Night Moves (1975)
12
3
Night Moves
R
12
3

Night Moves is a mystery crime thriller film which takes us to the life of Harry Moseby, a private investigator in Los Angeles, who is hired by a former actress named Arlene Iverson, to find her runaway teen daughter Delly. He manages to track her down, but soon it seems to Harry that Delly might be trying to seduce all of her mother’s former lovers.

Role:
Harry Moseby
Starring:
Melanie Griffith, James Woods, Kenneth Mars, Harris Yulin
Directed By:
Arthur Penn
22. Under Fire (1983)
9
3
Under Fire
R
9
3

Russell Price, a photojournalist, is in Chad, covering a military conflict. He attends a party for his friend Alex, at his hotel, as the latter is no longer going to cover foreign conflicts, and is going to New York to take up a comfortable job as a news anchor instead. Price, however, wants to continue as a war journalist. Shortly after, he gets involved in the happenings of the Civil War, when he takes a picture of the rebel leader Rafael, who was believed to be dead.

Role:
Alex Grazier
Starring:
Nick Nolte, Ed Harris, Joanna Cassidy, Alma Martinez
Directed By:
Roger Spottiswoode
23. Get Shorty (1995)
15
6
Get Shorty
R
15
6

Chill Palmer, a loan-shark and movie-fan from Miami, is sent to Hollywood to collect a gambling debt from Harry Zimm, producer of tacky horror films. As Chill gets acquainted with the Hollywood bunch and toys with the idea of a film based on his life-story, he realizes that a mobster like him can easily fit in the role of a Hollywood producer. 

Role:
Harry Zimm
Starring:
John Travolta, Rene Russo, Danny DeVito, Harvey Keitel, James Gandolfini, Dennis Farina, Rene Russo
Directed By:
Barry Sonnenfeld
24. Lilith (1964)
7
3
Lilith
7
3
Starring:
Jean Seberg, Peter Fonda, Warren Beatty, Kim Hunter, Jessica Walter
Directed By:
Robert Rossen
25. The Firm (1993)
20
9
The Firm
R
20
9

Harvard Law graduate, Mitch McDeere,lands a high paying job at the Bendini, Lambert & Locke firm, only to realize that the firm helps to launder mob money. As Mitch tries to find proof and break out of the firm’s grips, he finds his and his wife’s lives threatened by the firm and the mob. 

Role:
Avery Tolar
Starring:
Tom Cruise, Paul Sorvino, William Gary Busey, Holly Hunter, Hal Holbrook, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Terry Kinney
Directed By:
26. Superman II (1980)
17
9
Superman II
PG
17
9

Three evil conspirators - General Zod, Ursa and Non – are banished from planet Krypton and are imprisoned at Phantom Zone. They are accidentally released after a terrorist attack on earth leads to a hydrogen bomb blast. The trio head towards earth to claim it. Meanwhile Clark Kent and Lois Lane grow closer with Clark deciding to let go his superman powers for the sake of love.

Role:
Lex Luthor
Starring:
Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder, John Ratzenberger, Jackie Cooper, Sarah Douglas, Ned Beatty
Directed By:
Richard Donner, Richard Lester
27. Absolute Power (1997)
14
6
Absolute Power
R
14
6

Luther Whitney, a professional thief, decides to retire after one last job. Everything goes smoothly, until things take a turn for the worse, and he is framed for murder. 

Role:
President Richmond
Starring:
Laura Linney, Clint Eastwood, Ed Harris, Scott Glenn
Directed By:
28. Wyatt Earp (1994)
11
7
Wyatt Earp
PG-13
11
7

This American biographical Western film released in 1994 and follows the life of Wyatt Earp, an Old West lawman and gambler. The movie follows his story from being a farm boy in Iowa, growing up into a terrifying marshal and finally leading up to the O.K. Corral gunfight.

Role:
Nicholas Earp
Starring:
Mark Harmon, Bill Pullman, Dennis Quaid, Jim Caviezel, Isabella Rossellini, Mare Winningham, Karen Grassle
Directed By:
Lawrence Kasdan
29. French Connection II (1975)
10
4
French Connection II
R
10
4
Role:
Doyle
Starring:
Fernando Rey, Ed Lauter, Bernard Fresson, Philippe Léotard
Directed By:
John Frankenheimer
30. Postcards from the Edge (1990)
9
4
Postcards from the Edge
R
9
4

Suzanne is an actress who is a recovering drug addict. Her production company says that she has to stay with her mother, if she wants to continue working. However, the problem is that her mother, who is a former actress, still treats her like a child. In addition, she is manipulative and self-absorbed.  

Role:
Lowell Kolchek
Starring:
Meryl Streep, Shirley MacLaine, Richard Dreyfuss, Annette Bening, Mary Wickes, Rob Reiner, Dennis Quaid
Directed By:
31. Prime Cut (1972)
8
4
Prime Cut
R
8
4
Role:
Mary Ann
Starring:
Lee Marvin, Sissy Spacek, Angel Tompkins, Gregory Walcott
Directed By:
Michael Ritchie
32. The Replacements (2000)
14
9
The Replacements
PG-13
14
9

When the regular players go on strike while the season is still on, the owner of a pro football league hires a legendary coach, asking him to recruit replacement players within a week, promising not to interfere in the selection. Quickly the coach starts building up his team, selecting varying players, for whom the strike offers a second chance few players get. 

Role:
Jimmy McGinty
Starring:
Keanu Reeves, Jon Favreau, Rhys Ifans, Keith David, Faizon Love, Orlando Jones
Directed By:
Howard Deutch
33. Bite the Bullet (1975)
11
3
Bite the Bullet
PG
11
3
Role:
Sam Clayton
Starring:
James Coburn, Candice Bergen, Ian Bannen, Ben Johnson
Directed By:
Richard Brooks
34. Cisco Pike (1972)
6
3
Cisco Pike
R
6
3

A once-famous rock-star Cisco Pike, who is facing difficult times, gets convicted for drug dealing. Later, though he tries to lead a straight life with his girlfriend, a corrupt LAPD officer, Leo Holland, blackmails him into selling 100kg of confiscated marijuana within a weekend. As Cisco runs from pillar to post to meet the deadline, can he avoid getting arrested once again? 

Role:
Officer Leo Holland
Starring:
Kris Kristofferson, Harry Dean Stanton, Karen Black, Viva
Directed By:
Bill Norton
35. The Quick and the Dead (1995)
18
10
The Quick and the Dead
R
18
10

A mysterious woman named The Lady arrives at Redemption, an Old West town ruled by a merciless outlaw called Herod and announces her participation in a fast-draw single elimination tournament in which the loser dies. Although she insists that she is only interested in the large cash prize she may have some other hidden agenda. 

Role:
Herod
Starring:
Sharon Stone, Russell Crowe, Leonardo DiCaprio, Keith David, Bruce Campbell, Sven-Ole Thorsen
Directed By:
36. Heist (2001)
10
7
Heist
R
10
7

Joe Moore who is a professional jewel thief, gives up his lifestyle after his identity is captured by a security surveillance tape. However, a time comes when he and his partner are bankrupt, and therefore they decide to go on one last heist.

Role:
Joe Moore
Starring:
Sam Rockwell, Danny DeVito, Rebecca Pidgeon, Delroy Lindo
Directed By:
37. Under Suspicion (2000)
9
4
Under Suspicion
R
9
4

Under Suspicion is a suspense thriller film which tells the story of a wealthy tax attorney Henry Hearst who is questioned by the police about the murder of two young girls. They let him go after finding proof of his innocence.  However, when the police question his wife, they see that her story conflicts with his version.

Role:
Henry Hearst
Starring:
Monica Bellucci, Thomas Jane, Morgan Freeman, Nydia Caro
Directed By:
Stephen Hopkins
38. Geronimo: An American Legend (1993)
8
5
Geronimo: An American Legend
PG-13
8
5

Geronimo: An American Legend is a historical drama film which revolves around Geronimo, chief of the Apaches, who decides that he needs to lead an armed rebellion against the government of the US, as he feels that the government has failed him and his people.

Role:
Brig. Gen. George Crook
Starring:
Matt Damon, Robert Duvall, Jason Patric, Wes Studi
Directed By:
Walter Hill
39. Narrow Margin (1990)
7
5
Narrow Margin
R
7
5

The life of Carol Hunnicut changes after she witnesses a brutal murder by mobsters. She is forced to hide in a cabin in a remote region. However, a district attorney from Los Angeles tracks her down, and convinces her to testify in court, promising to protect her. However, it soon seems that the mob is in pursuit of her, to get rid of her, so that she can never testify.

Role:
Robert Caulfield
Starring:
James Thomas Patrick Walsh, Anne Archer, M. Emmet Walsh, J.T. Walsh, James Sikking
Directed By:
Peter Hyams
40. Hawaii (1966)
8
3
Hawaii
TV-MA
8
3
Role:
Dr. John Whipple
Starring:
Julie Andrews, Max von Sydow, Richard Harris, Carroll O'Connor
Directed By:
George Roy Hill
41. Behind Enemy Lines (2001)
16
8
Behind Enemy Lines
PG-13
16
8

Behind Enemy Lines is a war action drama film which tells the story of Lt Chris Burnett, a US helicopter pilot who is part of the NATO forces observing the peace treaty during the conflict in former Yugoslavia. However, he is spotted and shot down by Serb forces during his flight route. He survives and runs for his life while the Serbs try to hunt him down.

Role:
Reigart
Starring:
David Keith, Owen Wilson, Gabriel Macht, Charles Malik Whitfield, Joaquim de Almeida
Directed By:
John Moore
42. Zandy's Bride (1974)
6
3
Zandy's Bride
PG
6
3

Western rancher Zandy needs a wife to help him with ranch work; thus, not interested in love or companionship, he treats his mail-ordered bride more as his possession than wife. He is not happy as she is older than anticipated and expects to be treated with respect. But after enduring hardships and trials together, he learns to love and respect his bride.

Role:
Zandy Allan
Starring:
Liv Ullmann, Harry Dean Stanton, Eileen Heckart, Susan Tyrrell
Directed By:
Jan Troell
43. The Package (1989)
8
4
The Package
R
8
4

The Package is an action crime drama thriller film which tells the story of sergeant Johnny Gallagher, an experienced green beret, who is assigned a mission to escort a prisoner Thomas Boyette back to the US. However, things get complicated when Boyette manages to escape, and Gallagher must now risk his life to catch him.

Role:
Sgt. Johnny Gallagher
Starring:
Tommy Lee Jones, Pam Grier, Joanna Cassidy, Dennis Franz
Directed By:
Andrew Davis
44. Bat*21 (1988)
9
4
Bat*21
R
9
4

Lt Col Hambleton is a weapons countermeasures expert working for the US Army whose aircraft is shot down while in enemy territory. Although he is unfamiliar with the harsh terrain in Vietnam, he tries to map out an escape route, but he has to face several enemy forces on the way. Meanwhile, a rescue operation ensues to find him as well.

Role:
Lt. Colonel Iceal Hambleton
Starring:
Jerry Reed, Danny Glover, David Marshall Grant, Clayton Rohner
Directed By:
Peter Markle
45. Class Action (1991)
8
5
Class Action
R
8
5
Role:
Jedediah Tucker Ward
Starring:
Laurence Fishburne, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Colin Friels, Joanna Merlin
Directed By:
46. Shadow on the Land (1968)
5
4
Shadow on the Land
5
4
Role:
Rev. Thomas Davis
Starring:
John Forsythe, Jackie Cooper, Carol Lynley, Marc Strange
Directed By:
Richard C. Sarafian
47. Uncommon Valor (1983)
9
4
Uncommon Valor
R
9
4

Colonel Rhodes is a retired officer whose son had gone missing ten years ago. Eventually, he decides to assemble a team, with the help of a wealthy man, hoping that he can find Americans who are held in POW camps in Laos, as he feels that his son might be held in one of them.

Role:
Col. Jason Rhodes
Starring:
Patrick Swayze, Jane Kaczmarek, Robert Stack, Reb Brown, Fred Ward
Directed By:
Ted Kotcheff
48. Downhill Racer (1969)
8
3
Downhill Racer
PG
8
3
Role:
Claire
Starring:
Robert Redford, Jim McMullan, Camilla Sparv, Karl Michael Vogler
Directed By:
Michael Ritchie
49. The Gypsy Moths (1969)
7
3
The Gypsy Moths
R
7
3
Role:
Joe Browdy
Starring:
Burt Lancaster, Bonnie Bedelia, Deborah Kerr, Scott Wilson
Directed By:
John Frankenheimer
50. Heartbreakers (2001)
11
6
Heartbreakers
PG-13
11
6

Max and Page Corners are a brilliant mother-daughter con team, targeting rich and wealthy men. Their modus operandi is simple. First Max marries a willing target and then Page seduces him. Later Max catches her husband, leading to quick divorce and a hefty alimony. Once that is done, they start looking for their next target. It generally works. 

Starring:
Jennifer Love Hewitt, Ray Liotta, Sigourney Weaver, Kevin Nealon, Sarah Silverman, Anne Bancroft, Carrie Fisher
Directed By:
David Mirkin
51. Extreme Measures (1996)
7
4
Extreme Measures
R
7
4

Based on the novel of the same name, Extreme Measures is a crime thriller film which tells the story of a young doctor who confronts one of his colleagues after he comes across unethical medical sacrifices being conducted in his hospital.  

Role:
Dr. Lawrence Myrick
Starring:
Hugh Grant, David Cronenberg, Sarah Jessica Parker, David Morse, Bill Nunn
Directed By:
52. Twilight (1998)
7
4
Twilight
R
7
4

Twilight is a mystery thriller film which tells the story of Harry Ross, a private detective, who lives with two former movie stars named Jack and Catherine Ames. When Jack assigns a simple task to Harry, which involves delivering a package, things get confusing as when Harry arrives at the address, he encounters a wounded man named Ivar, who starts shooting at him.  

Role:
Jack Ames
Starring:
Paul Newman, James Garner, Susan Sarandon, Jason Clarke, Liev Schreiber, Reese Witherspoon, Stockard Channing
Directed By:
Robert Benton
53. March or Die (1977)
11
3
March or Die
PG
11
3
Role:
Maj. William Sherman Foster
Starring:
Catherine Deneuve, Terence Hill, Ian Holm, Max von Sydow
Directed By:
Dick Richards
54. The Hunting Party (1971)
8
3
The Hunting Party
R
8
3
Role:
Brandt Ruger
Starring:
Simon Oakland, Candice Bergen, Oliver Reed, Ronald Howard
Directed By:
Don Medford
55. The Mexican (2001)
15
9
The Mexican
R
15
9

An adventure comedy film, The Mexican tells the story of a man named Jerry who crashes into the car of local mobster Arnold Margolese. Forced to work for the mobster following a quirky turn of events, Jerry has a crazy adventure that involves guns, criminals, and a murder. 

Starring:
Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, James Gandolfini, J.K. Simmons, Bob Balaban
Directed By:
Gore Verbinski
56. A Covenant with Death (1967)
5
5
A Covenant with Death
5
5

A man who is on trial is eventually sentenced to death. On the day of his execution, he murders the executioner himself. Soon it is revealed that he didn’t actually commit the murder he was originally convicted of.

Starring:
Katy Jurado, Earl Holliman, Arthur O'Connell, George Maharis
Directed By:
Lamont Johnson
57. The Split (1968)
5
3
The Split
R
5
3

Based on Richard Stark’s novel The Seventh, the movie follows a professional thief McClain as he, along with an old friend, plots to rob a football arena. They put together a team and successfully carry out the job. Things, though, take a darker turn when a murder takes place, the money goes missing, a corrupt detective appears and the gang members doubt McClain’s intention. 

Role:
Detective Lt. Walter Brill
Starring:
Donald Sutherland, Diahann Carroll, Jack Klugman, Jim Brown, James Whitmore, Ernest Borgnine, Julie Harris
Directed By:
Gordon Flemyng
58. The Chamber (1996)
7
4
The Chamber
R
7
4

After a bombing that leads to the deaths of three people, Sam Cayhall is tried for murder, and is eventually sentenced to death. After twenty-nine years, a few weeks before his scheduled execution, a young lawyer named Adam Hall, struggles to win clemency for Cayhall. It soon turns out that Adam is the grandson of Cayhall, and he soon finds evidence suggesting that his grandfather may not be responsible for the crime.   

Role:
Sam Cayhall
Starring:
Faye Dunaway, Jane Kaczmarek, Chris O'Donnell, Raymond J. Barry, Robert Prosky
Directed By:
James Foley
59. Misunderstood (1984)
5
3
Misunderstood
PG
5
3
Role:
Ned Rawley
Starring:
Henry Thomas, Rip Torn, Huckleberry Fox, Maureen Kerwin
Directed By:
Jerry Schatzberg
60. Riot (1969)
5
3
Riot
R
5
3

Based on a non-fiction novel by Frank Elli, the film focuses on a riot staged by the inmates of a state prison to cover an escape attempt. While 35 of the most violent criminals become involved in it, killing guards and inmates alike, one does not want any part of it. Instead, he tries to protect a prison guard.  . 

Role:
Red Fraker
Starring:
Jim Brown, Gerald S. O'Loughlin, Ben Carruthers, Mike Kellin
Directed By:
Buzz Kulik
61. Target (1985)
5
4
Target
R
5
4
Role:
Walter Lloyd / Duncan
Starring:
Matt Dillon, Gayle Hunnicutt, Randy Moore, Ilona Grübel
Directed By:
Arthur Penn
62. Eureka (1983)
7
4
Eureka
R
7
4
Role:
Jack McCann
Starring:
Mickey Rourke, Corin Redgrave, Rutger Hauer, Theresa Russell, Jane Lapotaire
Directed By:
Nicolas Roeg
63. Banning (1967)
5
3
Banning
5
3

A golf star takes up a job as an instructor at an exclusive country club. He soon sees that the owner is fleecing the wealthy guests through various schemes, along with his son in law.

Starring:
Robert Wagner, Bobby Troup, Susan Clark, James Farentino, Jill St. John
Directed By:
Ron Winston
64. Marooned (1969)
5
5
Marooned
G
5
5
Role:
Buzz Lloyd
Starring:
Gregory Peck, James Franciscus, Lee Grant, John Forsythe, Richard Crenna, David Janssen
Directed By:
John Sturges
65. First to Fight (1967)
5
3
First to Fight
5
3

The sole survivor of a Japanese attack at Guadalcanal, Sgt. Jack Connell becomes a decorated hero. Returning home he falls for and marries Peggy Sandford, and starts training recruits at the marine base. But getting restless, he requests to join active duty. As he returns to the front-line, initially he comes under fire, but taking hold over himself he leads his troops to victory. 

Role:
Sgt. Tweed
Starring:
Claude Akins, Bobby Troup, Chad Everett, Dean Jagger
Directed By:
Christian Nyby
66. Power (1986)
5
4
Power
R
5
4
Role:
Wilfred Buckley
Starring:
Julie Christie, Richard Gere, Denzel Washington, James Thomas Patrick Walsh, Kate Capshaw
Directed By:
Sidney Lumet
67. The Domino Principle (1977)
9
4
The Domino Principle
R
9
4
Role:
Tucker
Starring:
Richard Widmark, Eli Wallach, Majel Barrett, Mickey Rooney, Candice Bergen, Edward Albert
Directed By:
Stanley Kramer
68. Company Business (1991)
7
4
Company Business
PG-13
7
4
Role:
Sam Boyd
Starring:
Terry O'Quinn, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Kurtwood Smith, Daniel von Bargen
Directed By:
Nicholas Meyer
69. All Night Long (1981)
4
4
All Night Long
R
4
4
Role:
George Dupler
Starring:
Diane Ladd, Barbra Streisand, Dennis Quaid, Kevin Dobson, Barbra Streisand
Directed By:
Jean-Claude Tramont
70. Welcome to Mooseport (2004)
5
4
Welcome to Mooseport
PG-13
5
4

After two successful terms in office, a former US President Monroe Cole returns to his hometown of Mooseport. After the death of the town mayor, Cole is approached by the town council about running for office. Fed up of his ex-wife, Cole agrees because if he wins, his Mooseport home can serve as his office, which is why it will not be divided up or sold off in his divorce settlement.

Role:
Monroe Cole
Starring:
Ray Romano, Fred Savage, Christine Baranski, Maura Tierney, Marcia Gay Harden
Directed By:
Donald Petrie
71. Lucky Lady (1975)
4
4
Lucky Lady
PG
4
4

During the height of the Prohibition Era, best friends Kibby Womack and Walker Ellis are running a successful underground liquor smuggling business. When a young widow Claire gets involved, a love triangle develops and the three must survive organized crime and the Coast Guard. 

Role:
Kibby Womack
Starring:
Liza Minnelli, Burt Reynolds, Geoffrey Lewis, John Hillerman
Directed By:
Stanley Donen
72. Loose Cannons (1990)
3
4
Loose Cannons
R
3
4
Role:
MacArthur Stern
Starring:
Dan Aykroyd, Dom DeLuise, Ronny Cox, Nancy Travis
Directed By:
Bob Clark
73. Doctors' Wives (1971)
3
3
Doctors' Wives
R
3
3
Role:
Dr. Dave Randolph
Starring:
Richard Crenna, Dyan Cannon, Carroll O'Connor, Rachel Roberts
Directed By:
George Schaefer
74. Ride with Terror (1963)
7
3
Ride with Terror
7
3
Starring:
Ron Leibman, Vincent Gardenia, Frieda Altman, John Connell, Kathy Dunn
Directed By:
Ron Winston
75. Twice in a Lifetime (1985)
6
3
Twice in a Lifetime
R
6
3
Role:
Harry MacKenzie
Starring:
Ally Sheedy, Ann-Margret, Brian Dennehy, Ellen Burstyn, Amy Madigan
Directed By:
Bud Yorkin
76. Community Shelter Planning (1967)
5
3
Community Shelter Planning
5
3
Role:
Donald Ross - Regional Civil Defense Officer
Starring:
Arnold Moss, Paul McGrath, Charles Mountain
Directed By:
Mark Isaacs
77. Full Moon in Blue Water (1988)
4
3
Full Moon in Blue Water
R
4
3
Role:
Floyd
Starring:
Teri Garr, Elias Koteas, Burgess Meredith, Kevin Cooney
Directed By:
Peter Masterson
78. Split Decisions (1988)
4
4
Split Decisions
R
4
4
Role:
Dan McGuinn
Starring:
Jennifer Beals, Jeff Fahey, Craig Sheffer, John McLiam
Directed By:
David Drury

Narrator/Dubbing

Two of a Kind (1983)
5
6
Two of a Kind
PG
5
6
Role:
God (voice) (uncredited)
Starring:
Olivia Newton-John, Charles Durning, Scatman Crothers, Kathy Bates, John Travolta, Oliver Reed
Directed By:
John Herzfeld
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987)
7
12
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace
PG
7
12

Based on the popular DC Comics superhero Superman, this film revolves around Superman as he is planning to destroy all nuclear weapons as the world is on the brink of a nuclear war. However, his nemesis, Lex Luthor, creates Nuclear Man, a force which may even be strong enough to even take down Superman. 

Role:
Lex Luthor / Nuclear Man (voice)
Starring:
Margot Kidder, Jackie Cooper, Christopher Reeve, Jon Cryer, Marc McClure
Directed By:
Sidney J. Furie

Animation Movies

Antz (1998)
10
5
Antz
PG
10
5

Z, a worker ant striving to break away from his monotonous routine and express his individuality, falls in love with beautiful princess Bala when she visits a bar to escape suffocating royal life. He switches places with soldier friend Weaver to see her again, and unwittingly becomes the colony's only hope against a coup d'état by General Mandible.

Role:
Mandible (voice)
Starring:
Woody Allen, Jim Cummings, Christopher Walken, Jennifer Lopez, Sylvester Stallone, Dan Aykroyd, Anne Bancroft
Directed By:
Eric Darnell, Tim Johnson

Special Appearance/Cameo

Mad Dog Coll (1961)
8
7
Mad Dog Coll
8
7

It is based on the life of the notorious Irish-American gangster Vincent ‘Mad Dog’ Coll. A troubled childhood takes him to street gangs and then, organized crime. Fearless and coldblooded, he challenges top racketeer Dutch Schultz and takes pleasure in recklessly shooting people, earning the nick-name 'Mad Dog.' As a result of his brutal ways, he is chased by the police and mob leaders.

Role:
Cop (uncredited)
Starring:
Telly Savalas, Jerry Orbach, Vincent Gardenia, Brooke Hayward
Directed By:
Burt Balaban

TV Shows

East Side/West Side
11
1
East Side/West Side
11
1
Starring:
Alan Alda, Bert Convy, David Carradine, George C. Scott, James Earl Jones, Martin Sheen, Alan Arkin
Directed By:
Tom Gries, Daniel Petrie, Herschel Daugherty, Marc Daniels, Jack Smight
Naked City
17
4
Naked City
17
4
Starring:
William Shatner, Cicely Tyson, Hume Cronyn, Bruce Dern, Walter Matthau, Sorrell Booke, Audra Lindley
Directed By:
Stuart Rosenberg, John Brahm, William A. Graham, David Lowell Rich, Elliot Silverstein
The United States Steel Hour
9
2
The United States Steel Hour
9
2
Starring:
James Dean, Andy Griffith, Vincent Price, Betty White, Carol Burnett, Eva Gabor, Helen Hayes
Directed By:
Alex Segal, Paul Bogart, Tom Donovan, Daniel Petrie, Bruce Minnix
The Trials of O'Brien
9
2
The Trials of O'Brien
9
2
Starring:
Elaine Stritch, Milton Berle, Angela Lansbury, Frank Langella, Britt Ekland, Peter Falk, Alice Ghostley
Directed By:
Abner Biberman, Stuart Rosenberg, Lawrence Dobkin, Paul Bogart, Robert Gist
Tallahassee 7000
8
2
Tallahassee 7000
8
2
Starring:
Walter Matthau, Robert Reed, Walter Matthau
Directed By:
Lawrence Doheny, Harmon Jones
The Defenders
11
3
The Defenders
11
3
Starring:
Teresa Wright, Ossie Davis, Robert Reed, Martin Landau, Lillian Gish, Jerry Stiller, Doris Roberts
Directed By:
The Invaders
29
7
The Invaders
29
7
Starring:
Dawn Wells, Peggy Lipton, Peter Graves, Jack Lord, Ed Asner, Wayne Rogers, James Whitmore
Directed By:
Richard Benedict, Sutton Roley, Robert Day, Robert Douglas, William Hale
Route 66
20
6
Route 66
20
6
Starring:
George Harris Kennedy, Jr, Barbara Eden, Rod Steiger, Tom Bosley, Ron Howard, Buster Keaton, Tina Louise
Directed By:
Insight
9
3
Insight
9
3
Starring:
Flip Wilson, Jerry Mathers, Jane Wyman, Dick Van Patten, William Christopher, Emilio Estevez, Jeanne Crain
Directed By:
Richard C. Bennett, Paul Stanley, Hal Cooper, Ralph Senensky, Michael Ray Rhodes
Brenner
7
2
Brenner
7
2
Starring:
Sydney Pollack, Jerry Stiller, Lee Grant, Sorrell Booke, Peter Falk, Edward Binns, James Broderick
Directed By:
James Sheldon, Gerald Mayer, Herman Hoffman
The F.B.I.
14
5
The F.B.I.
14
5
Starring:
James Doohan, Hal Linden, Laurence Luckinbill, Eric Braeden, Patrick Wayne, Claudine Longet, Leif Garrett
Directed By:
Virgil W. Vogel, Don Medford, Jesse Hibbs, William Hale, Ralph Senensky
Iron Horse
8
3
Iron Horse
8
3
Starring:
Charles Grodin, Gus Trikonis, Gavin MacLeod, Mary Ann Mobley, Ed Asner, James Doohan, Dale Robertson
Directed By:
Leo Penn, Gene Nelson, Anton Leader, Murray Golden, Herbert Hirschman
CBS Playhouse
7
2
CBS Playhouse
7
2
Starring:
Barbara Bel Geddes, Shirley Booth, Michael Douglas, Linda Lavin, Jane Wyatt, Lloyd Bridges, Doris Roberts
Directed By:
William A. Graham, Paul Bogart, George Schaefer
I Spy
21
9
I Spy
21
9
Starring:
Don Rickles, Mako Iwamatsu, George Takei, Julie London, Rory Calhoun, Anna Karina, John Aniston
Directed By:
Leo Penn, Allen Reisner, Earl Bellamy, Alf Kjellin, David Friedkin
Hawk
7
3
Hawk
7
3
Starring:
Sam Waterston, Ron Leibman, Martin Sheen, Burt Reynolds, Charles Durning, Bert Convy, Robert Duvall
Directed By:
Look Up and Live
5
3
Look Up and Live
5
3
Starring:
Sal Mineo, Dick Van Dyke, Warren Beatty, James Earl Jones, Eli Wallach, Doris Roberts, Sorrell Booke
Directed By:
John J. Desmond, Portman Paget, Marvin Silbersher

Gene Hackman Awards

Academy Awards
Unforgiven Best Actor in a Supporting Role 1993
The French Connection Best Actor in a Leading Role 1972
Golden Globe Awards
The Royal Tenenbaums Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical 2002
Unforgiven Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture 1993
The French Connection Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama 1972
BAFTA Awards
Unforgiven Best Actor in a Supporting Role 1993
The French Connection Best Actor 1973
The Poseidon Adventure Best Actor 1973